Curators and venues announced for Hayward Gallery Touring’s British Art Show 9

Opening in Manchester, then touring to Wolverhampton, Aberdeen and Plymouth.

Hayward Gallery Touring is pleased to announce the participating cities and the appointment of Irene Aristizábal and Hammad Nasar as the curators for the forthcoming edition of British Art Show, which will open in Manchester in 2020, and then tour to Wolverhampton, Aberdeen and Plymouth.

The exhibition is the biggest touring exhibition of contemporary art in the UK and it is acknowledged as one of the most important recurrent exhibitions of contemporary art produced in this country. British Art Show 8 attracted over over 300,000 visitors in its tour to four cities from October 2015 to January 2017. Irene Aristizábal and Hammad Nasar were selected by a panel of curators from the Hayward Gallery and the participating cities. They bring international experience to the role and have each worked on major exhibitions in the UK, Europe, America and Asia.

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